Castillo is a highly regarded 27-year-old free agent from Cuba.
The Cubs have now shown they have money available to chase a big-name pitcher.
Moises Sierra had four hits, and Jose Abreu extended his hitting streak to 20 games.
The Tigers responded with a big move after the A’s made their own big play earlier.
John Danks is scheduled to face Drew Smyly this afternoon at Comerica Park.
Hector Noesi opposes Max Scherzer tonight at Comerica Park.
Jose Quintana opposes Anibel Sanchez tonight at Comerica Park.
Why can’t we focus on voting for the most deserving player?
Smooth move by the beer man.
It will be a make-up game for a June 10 rainout.
Max Scherzer tossed a three-hitter in his first career complete game, and Victor Martinez hit his 16th homer to lead the Detroit Tigers a 4-0 win over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night.
Max Scherzer opposes Chris Sale tonight at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Sox rank 28th in baseball with an average attendance under 20,000 per game.
No make-up date has been announced yet.
The White Sox pulled within 3 1/2 games of the Tigers with Monday night’s win.
Rick Porcello opposes Hector Noesi tonight at U.S. Cellular Field.
Max Scherzer allowed two runs in six innings, and Miguel Cabrera had three RBIs.
Chicago’s Charlie Leesman will oppose Justin Verlander at Comerica Park tonight.